pandas.read_parquet

pandas.read_parquet(path, engine='auto', columns=None, **kwargs)[source]

Load a parquet object from the file path, returning a DataFrame.

Parameters
pathstring

File path

engine{‘auto’, ‘pyarrow’, ‘fastparquet’}, default ‘auto’

Parquet library to use. If ‘auto’, then the option io.parquet.engine is used. The default io.parquet.engine behavior is to try ‘pyarrow’, falling back to ‘fastparquet’ if ‘pyarrow’ is unavailable.

columnslist, default=None

If not None, only these columns will be read from the file.

**kwargs

Any additional kwargs are passed to the engine.

Returns
DataFrame
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